Changing Climate Changing Minds Seminar at Dartmouth

Climate Change Impact on Water Cycle © FAO 2015

Climate Change Impact on Water Cycle © FAO 2015 (see FAO Water)

Changing Climate Changing Minds Seminar

Featuring Terry Tempest Williams, Jim McCarthy, David Loy and Sally Bingham
Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9, 2016
Filene Auditorium, Moore Hall, Dartmouth College

How do we face difficult truths about climate change without retreat to denial
or despair?  How do we align local interests with the global necessity to
address climate change?  How do we act in urgency without compromising wisdom
and compassion?

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Seminar on Water Supply/Demand Imbalance in the Face of Climate Change

Aerial view of the Santa Cruz River (photo by Arizona Public Media staff)

Aerial view of the Santa Cruz River (photo by Arizona Public Media staff)

Presentation: Water Supply/Demand Imbalance in the Face of Climate Change – How will we prepare?

Lower Santa Cruz River Basin Study Map

Lower Santa Cruz River Basin Study Map

Date: Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Location: Water Resources Research Center Sol Resnick Conference Room (350 N. Campbell Ave.), University of Arizona, Tucson

Speakers: Eve Halper, Natural Resources Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation, and Kathy Chavez, Water Policy Manager, Pima County

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“The Place of Falling Waters” Screening at Yale of Documentary and Panel with Filmmaker

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Yale University Screening of The Place of Falling Waters (1991) and Discussion Panel with Filmmaker Thompson Smith and guests Rose Bear Don’t Walk and Vance Homegun
Salish-Pend d’Oreille Culture Committee
Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes

Wednesday, March 30th | 5:30PM
Native American Culture Center at Yale University | 26 High Street

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Climate Justice, Gender Equality, & Indigenous Rights Talk at Harvard

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On March 29, 2016, Melina Laboucan-Massimo will talk on “Climate Justice, Gender Equality, and Indigenous Rights” at Harvard Law School.

The event begins at 12:00 pm and concludes at 1:00 pm, taking place at WCC 2019 Milstein West A (Harvard Law School).

Laboucan-Massimo is a member of the Lubicon Cree First Nation and a Climate and Energy Campaigner with Greenpeace Canada.

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Lunch Lecture with Patty Ferguson-Bohnee

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Lunch Lecture with Patty Ferguson-Bohnee
Thursday, March 24, 2016 – 12:15-1:15 pm
Armstrong Hall, Room 114, Arizona State University, Tempe

Professor Ferguson-Bohnee presents, “High Water and High Stakes: Cultural Resources and Climate Change.” Free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to ILP@asu.edu or 480.965.2922.

Ferguson-Bohnee is a Law Professor at Arizona State University specializing in Indian law, election law and policy matters, voting rights, and status clarification of tribes. She has testified before the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs and the Louisiana State Legislature regarding tribal recognition, and has successfully assisted four Louisiana tribes in obtaining state recognition.

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